EDUCAUSE 2018: Tips to Enhance Your Mobile Strategy
“Mobile strategy” is a broad umbrella that can cover numerous campus user groups and the technologies that support them. Here, IT pros identify factors that helped them succeed in building a successful mobile strategy at their institution.
Stephen Herzig, Director of Enterprise Systems, University of Arkansas
Jerry Sheehan, CIO, Montana State University
Sam Kann, CIO, Northeastern Illinois University
Bill Conlee, Network Specialist, University of Kansas School of Medicine
- Keep apprised of where cellular vendors are going, such as 5G, one expert recommends.
- Solutions and connectivity are needed to create a true collaborative student experience.
- Adoption of a virtual environment relies heavily on user input before launching.
- A hyperconverged infrastructure helped the University of Kansas School of Medicine launch its BYOD/mobile strategy.